BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

The Reason for Bad Writing – Stephen King QUOTES FOR WRITERS

Bad writing is more than a matter of shit syntax and faulty observation; bad writing usually arises from a stubborn refusal to tell stories about what people actually do― to … Continue reading

July 7, 2019 · 2 Comments

Neither all instruction, nor all entertainment, say Margaret Atwood QUOTES FOR WRITERS (and people who like quotes)

If it’s all instruction, you get annoyed with it and bored, and you stop reading. If it’s all entertainment, you read it quite quickly, your heart going pitty-pat, pitty-pat. But … Continue reading

October 22, 2017 · 2 Comments

What good writing is all about – E.L.Doctorow QUOTES FOR WRITERS (and people who like quotes)

Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation in the reader – not the fact that it is raining, but the feeling of being rained upon. E. L. Doctorow

July 31, 2016 · 2 Comments